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DKT: Kraiburg expanding its horizons

Waldkraiburg, Germany – AT DKT, Gummiwerk Kraiburg GmbH & Co. KG will highlight its continued focus…

26th June 2018 > Read More

DKT: HF Mixing systems in the room

Freudenberg, Germany – Rather than individual items of mixing machinery, the market requires systems comprising integrated…

25th June 2018 > Read More

Bridgestone targets ‘sustainability’ in business models

Tokyo – Bridgestone Corp. has announced that it will identify and implement new business models,…

25th June 2018 > Read More

BRV: German tire sales to steady in 2018

Bonn, Germany – German tire retail association the BRV anticipates largely stable sales figures in…

25th June 2018 > Read More

India rubber industry ‘over-reliant’ on NR imports

Kottayam, India – India’s rubber manufacturing industry is becoming over-reliant on imports of low-cost natural…

25th June 2018 > Read More

Michelin, Ford outline new initiatives for automotive materials

Montreal, Quebec – Finding new, sustainable materials for automobiles and auto parts is a crucial…

25th June 2018 > Read More

Performance elastomers market to grow 7.5% through 2024

Ocean View, Delaware – The performance elastomers market is set to grow at a CAGR…

25th June 2018 > Read More

Covestro investing €200m in Spanish expansion, new chlorine technology

Leverkusen, Germany – German materials supplier Covestro AG is planning to build its own chlorine…

25th June 2018 > Read More

Game-changing technologies: Tires of the future

The tire of the future will be round, probably black and more than likely pneumatic….

24th June 2018 > Read More

DKT: Arlanxeo to show sporting prowess

Maastricht, The Netherlands – Arlanxeo’s high performance elastomers (HPE)and tire & specialty rubbers (TSR) business…

24th June 2018 > Read More

DKT: Dow spotlights automotive advances

Schwalbach, Germany– Dow Automotive will present “breakthrough” technologies in automotive applications including body seals, anti-vibration…

23rd June 2018 > Read More

Bridgestone claims hybrid-polymer breakthrough

Tokyo – Bridgestone Corp has developed “the world’s first polymer to bond rubber and resins…

22nd June 2018 > Read More

Goodyear-Bridgestone tire venture clears regulatory hurdles

Atlanta, Georgia – TireHub LLC, the Goodyear-Bridgestone Americas Inc. joint tire distribution venture, has cleared…

22nd June 2018 > Read More

Kraton increases styrenic copolymer prices

Houston, Texas – Kraton Corp. has issued a general price increase of $200 (€172) per…

22nd June 2018 > Read More